## College Algebra 7th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole

# Chapter P, Prerequisites - Chapter P Review - Exercises - Page 77: 72

#### Answer

$x^2+2x+3$

#### Work Step by Step

Factor out $x$ in the numerator to obtain: $=\dfrac{x(x^2+2x+3)}{x}$ Cancel the common factor $x$ to obtain: $\require{cancel} \\=\dfrac{\cancel{x}(x^2+2x+3)}{\cancel{x}} \\=x^2+2x+3$

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